Studio Suspended.

Driving down Highway 248, you sure don’t miss the new Park City Film Studio’s building. It’s 40 feet tall, framed of steel, and appears to be built to last, at least what’s been completed. What you may miss are the workers that are supposed to be constructing the facility. Where are they? Are they taking …

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Should Park City Film Studios Have Been Built in Moab?

Park City Film Studios has arisen from the ground like Godzilla from the sea.  Its shadow falls over not only Quinn’s Junction but all of Park City. The hope is that it brings a thriving movie production business to Park City, diversifies our community away from tourism, offer jobs, and becomes wildly successful. Meanwhile in Detroit, Michigan …

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Park City Was Already Vail — It Just Didn’t Have the Name

In the wake of Vail’s takeover of PCMR, there was a common reaction, “this isn’t going to be the Park City we used to know anymore.” It was lamented that Big Corporate Vail was going to strip the essence of the Park City and replace it with resorts for the rich, expensive homes, celebrity-only events, and …

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Local Sheep Issue Not That Different From Global Warming

Big horn sheep have a problem. They are getting pneumonia from domestic sheep and dying. This will likely lead to 14 permits for grazing terminated in Summit County. Stop the presses… the fossil fuel industry Utah Wool Grower’s Association says there is no scientific proof of this happening. Yet, the National Forest Service seems to …

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A Brewery Across From Burt Brothers?

Not much info, but we saw a building permit submitted for an establishment called “Park City Brewing” at 2720 Rasmussen. That would be in the old Enterprise Rental location that is across from Burt Brothers, near Jeremy Ranch.  There are no details whether this would serve customers directly or have food. If it really happens, …

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You Should Have Bought on Wednesday

We are hearing rumors that The Colony raised their real estate prices today.  Word from a few local real estate agents is that their phones are ringing off the hook with people wanting to buy near PCMR and Canyons. Cue the music…happy days are here again!

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